It’s Still a Family Celebration

By: Thom Smith Palm Beach Post The Allman Brothers Band has always been about family. From the communal Big House during the pre-fame days in Macon, Ga., to the present of comfortable living and noodling grandchildren, good times and bad, death and divorce, the family has persevered… and thrived. “I’m having a (expletive) ball,” drummer […]

Florida Today Interview With Gregg

Gregg's magic hands

Legendary Allman Brothers Discover There’s Life After Betts By: Alan Sculley 09/13/2002 Florida Today Page 19 (c) Copyright 2002, Florida Today. All Rights Reserved. Legendary Allman Brothers Discover There’s Life After Betts By: Alan Sculley For TGIF When the Allman Brothers fired guitarist Dickey Betts two years ago, many people probably assumed it could be […]

West Palm Beach show, 9/13/02

NEW-LOOK ALLMANS SOUND STILL REIGNS Palm Beach Post 9/15/02 By BILL MEREDITH Jam bands are the music industry’s current rage, even if most are only non-jazz groups that improvise (often because they can’t compose decent music). But 30 years before the term existed, the Allman Brothers Band was pushing the improv envelope – plus composing […]